| Nov 12, 2013
| 9:12 AM
In the recently published, 20th anniversary edition of "The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven," the book that made its author a literary star at 26, Sherman Alexie recalls the division between his life on the Spokane Indian reservation in...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Joel Gordon, a battalion chief with the Plantation Fire Department, is among honorees being recognized for their efforts on behalf of an infant rescue organization.
A Safe Haven For Newborns announced Thursday it will salute Gordon as well as Kathie...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 4:06 PM
Pronto llegará a Miami una orquesta de la India con músicos tocando instrumentos típicos y ritmos que se entonaban en las cortes antiguas de los reyes hindú.
Pero hay más de un elemento moderno y de 'world music' (música global) en 'The Manganiyar...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Students have a new tool they can use in their college search: the names of sex offenders on campus.
The Florida Sex Offender Registry now includes a search for offenders and predators attending or working at a state college or university.
| Oct 11, 2013
| 4:08 PM
A highly touted program to offer $10,000 college degrees is off to a slow start in South Florida.
The region's three state colleges accepted a challenge from Gov. Rick Scott in January to offer low-cost degrees this school year in fields where there...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Captain Phillips * * *
Después de entregar brillantes papeles durante los años 90, Tom Hanks enfrentó un período de transitoria oscuridad que parece terminar con Captain Phillips, película que muestra al actor en pleno dominio de sus habilidades...
| Oct 6, 2013
Fast learners can now be fast graduates at Broward College.
That's the idea behind a new program changing the way students earn degrees. No longer must you sit in a class, or even log on to your computer, for a full semester to get college credit. If...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:04 AM
MIAMI BOOK FAIR INTERNATIONAL
Nov. 17-24; street fair Nov. 22-24; Miami Dade College’s Wolfson Campus in downtown Miami; MiamiBookFair.com
This annual denial of all things “Floriduh” is returning with its predictably impressive slate...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Check out festivals and events in November across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Nov. 1-3: Melbourne Air and Space...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 11:38 AM
En más de una ocasión, venezolanos de Florida han viajado cientos de millas para dar su voto a Henrique Capriles, el candidato que se enfrentó a Hugo Chávez y a Nicolás Maduro en las elecciones presidenciales de Venezuela.
Este fin de semana,...
| Sep 12, 2013
Confucius say: this should be a fun event.
Miami Dade College is teaming up with the Confucius Institute to hold the fourth annual Harvest Moon Festival, as well as a public ceremony honoring the Chinese philosopher. It will feature a discussion forum,...